Tuesday, November 02, 2010

November Weigh In

I haven't been weighing myself lately because I knew I was bloated and I haven't been able to exercise due to being sick. I have also been reaching for more than my share of comfort food... So I wasn't feeling my best and didn't really want to worry about what the scale said when I was feeling crappy enough. Yesterday was the 1st of November and I thought I might have a look at the scales and see how I am tracking (I skipped my October weigh in because I was in Bali).

November 1st Weigh In: 80.3 kilos (176.5 lbs)
Weight Lost In Sept/Oct: 5.2 kilos (11.5 lbs)
Total Weight Lost:
49.4 kilos (108.5 lbs)


The most exciting part? I am just a whisker away from being in the 70's and also having lost a total of 50 kilos. Until recently I had never even weighed in the 80's, so being in the 70's would be completely surreal to me. Prior to having a lap band my goal was always just to get under 100 kilos and now here I am less than a kilo away from the 70's. I mean I have friends I would call 'thin' who weigh in the 70's (granted they are taller than me).

I am not actively dieting at the moment or obsessing about numbers on the scale, but that doesn't mean it wouldn't be freaking awesome to get into the 70's. I think there is a possibility I could cry when I do actually see a number starting with a 7 on the scales.

Stay tuned!

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11 comments:

  1. That is a fantastic effort! I can only hope to have results similar to yours! I have the similar goal of getting under 100 then under 80 is kind of like my ultimate goal!

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  2. Oh wow, that's awesome! I seriously cannot wait until I have your kind of weight loss.

    Thanks for the link! And actually, there was kind of a mix-up (my husband was trying to help me fix something)--could you actually link it to www.daegufatty.blogspot.com?

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  3. 50kg is seriously awesome! Well done!!

    It must feel amazing to sit back, and think about the fact that you have lost so much weight!

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  4. Way to go on the weightloss. I think I like your idea about once a month weigh ins. I might just start that myself..

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  5. I did... I cried.. it was an amazing moment and it will be for you too! Cant wait to hear youve hit 79.9! A day to celebrate :)

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  6. Wow!! That's amazing-- you're doing so well, even with the sickness and the no exercise and the many cocktails in Bali! It must feel amazing xoxo

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  7. Dash hit the nail on the head. I absolutely can't wait to see you hit the 70's and I think I'll have a little cry for you.

    70's to me, regardless of height is thin. You are thin darling! Sure there are people that are thinner, but you are thin!

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  8. AMAZING as always!

    I remember going crazy over being in the 80s, let alone the 70s! Every time I stand on the scales and see anything other than 112 I'm a happy little vegemite.

    Btw, per your earlier post. I moved cities last year and have met lots of new people. They think I'm just a skinny person - someone made a comment about me always having a great figure. I laughed and laughed.

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  9. Wow! That is amazing! 50kgs down is such a huge achievement. Good luck on getting to see a 7 on the scale. V. http://the-babbling-bandit.blogspot.com/

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  10. Well done. Rooting for you to break into the 70's.

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Awww thanks so much for the comment!